COMPLETED PROJECT ~ 1955 Ford F100 Panel Van
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1955 Ford F100 Panel Van Photo Gallery
This will be both a fun and challenging project to complete!

It is quite a rare vehicle, a 1955 Ford F100 Panel / Delivery Van.

This was an incomplete project that we located for our client which originally came out of the lower U.S.A.

Our client is a very large corporation who will be using this delivery van as a special events promotional vehicle.

It will be painted their specific company colours and receiving numerous upgrades to make this Van a comfortable and safe highway driven display showcase vehicle.

This 1955 F100 Panel Van originally had a flat head 6 Cylinder Engine, a three speed manual transmission, no power steering, four wheel non power drum brakes and a non highway rear end geared 4.52 axle ratio.

We will be performing numerous upgrades on this total custom build.

The engine will be upgraded to an early eighties carbureted Ford 302 V8 motor along with upgrading the transmission to an "A.O.D" (Ford Automatic Transmission with Overdrive). A complete custom exhaust system will also be made in house.

The rear end/axle ratio will be replaced with a better highway geared 2.52 Axle Ratio, upgraded rear suspension and braking.

A Power Front Disc Brake conversion kit will be installed, along with an upgraded power steering conversion kit.

We will be installing a completely new custom wiring harness, locating and installing a period correct front bench seat with custom foam and material.

The body will be disassembled and the paint will be sanded, body enhancements made, and a new custom coloured paint and vinyl graphics job will be performed.

The wheels and tires will be upgraded to a wider, larger steel wheel painted correct company colours and special ordered wide white wall tires will be added too!

Other enhancements to both appearance and safety will be made as the build progresses.

Stay tuned as this custom build continues.....


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